Children's Services Act; special education programs. (HB1619)

Introduced By

Del. Bob Thomas (R-Stafford) with support from co-patrons Del. Mark Cole (R-Fredericksburg), and Sen. Richard Stuart (R-Westmoreland)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law

Description

Children's Services Act; special education programs. Expands eligibility for services under the Children's Services Act to students who transfer from an approved private school special education program to a public school special education program established and funded jointly by a local governing body and school division located within Planning District 16 for the purpose of providing special education and related services when (i) the public school special education program is able to provide services comparable to those of an approved private school special education program and (ii) the student would require placement in an approved private school special education program but for the availability of the public school special education program. Amends § 2.2-5211, § 2.2-5212, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
09/27/2018Committee
09/27/2018Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/19 19100306D
09/27/2018Referred to Committee on Education
01/11/2019Assigned Education sub: Subcommittee #1
01/11/2019Impact statement from DPB (HB1619)
01/14/2019Subcommittee recommends reporting (8-Y 0-N)
01/14/2019Subcommittee recommends referring to Committee on Appropriations
01/21/2019Reported from Education (21-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
01/21/2019Referred to Committee on Appropriations
01/21/2019Assigned App. sub: Health & Human Resources
01/28/2019Subcommittee recommends laying on the table (8-Y 0-N)
02/05/2019Left in Appropriations

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